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September
29

Comment Deadline: HHS Healthy People 2030 Proposed Framework

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Genetics/Genomics
  • Neuroscience

The Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), is soliciting written comments on the Healthy People 2030 proposed framework, including the vision, mission, overarching goals, plan of action, and foundational principles.

September
11

Comment Deadline: FDA Data and Methods for Evaluating the Impact of Opioid Formulations With Properties Designed To Deter Abuse in the Postmarket Setting: A Scientific Discussion of Present and Future Capabilities

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Neuroscience

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing a public workshop entitled “Data and Methods for Evaluating the Impact of Opioid Formulations with Properties Designed to Deter Abuse in the Postmarket Setting: A Scientific Discussion of Present and Future Capabilities.” Interested parties may submit either written or electronic comments on the public workshop.

August
18

Comment Deadline: DOJ Proposed New Information Collection Activity; Comment Request, Proposed Study Entitled “Evaluation of the Bureau of Justice Assistance Sexual Assault Kit Initiative”

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Genetics/Genomics

The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs, National Institute of Justice, will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Sexual assault kits (SAKs) are invaluable tools used in investigations to collect evidence such as DNA and to document injuries from alleged victims.

August
17

Comment Deadline: 5-year National Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program for 2019-2024

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Energy

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is soliciting information and requesting comments on the preparation of a new five-year National Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program (National OCS Program) for 2019-2024.

August
14

Data Request: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation Patients

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Science
  • Neuroscience

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is seeking scientific information submissions from the public. Scientific information is being solicited to inform their review of Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation Patients: A Systematic Review Update.

August
2

Comment Deadline: Draft Regulatory Issue Summary (RIS) on Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)/Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) Joint Task Force Report

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Energy

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is seeking public comment on a draft regulatory issue summary (RIS) to supplement the staff's endorsement of the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)/Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) Joint Task Force report entitled, “Guideline on Licensing Digital Upgrades."

July
31

Comment Deadline: USDA Request for Nominations of Members for the National Agricultural Research, Extension, Education, and Economics Advisory Board, Specialty Crop Committee, and National Genetics Advisory Council

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Genetics/Genomics

In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App., the United States Department of Agriculture announces the solicitation for nominations to fill vacancies on the National Agricultural Research, Extension, Education, and Economics Advisory Board and its subcommittees.

July
30

Comment Deadline: Carmen-Smith Hydroelectric Project (Eugene, OR)

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Energy

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has received an application from the Eugene Water and Electric Board for a major hydroelectric project (the Carmen-Smith Hydroelectric Project, FERC Project No. 2242-078) to take place on 560 acres of the Willamette National Forest, Oregon and is soliciting comments until 07/30/2017.

July
27

Data Request: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Psychological and Pharmacological Treatments for Adults With Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Neuroscience

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is seeking scientific information submissions from the public. Scientific information is being solicited to inform our review of Psychological and Pharmacological Treatments for Adults with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD): A Systematic Review Update, which is currently being conducted by the AHRQ's Evidence-based Practice Centers (EPC) Program. Access to published and unpublished pertinent scientific information will improve the quality of this review.

July
26

Comment Deadline: Department of Commerce Review of National Marine Sanctuaries and Marine National Monuments

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Executive
  • Energy

The Department of Commerce is seeking public comment on a review of all eleven (11) designations and expansions of National Marine Sanctuaries and Marine National Monuments since April 28, 2007, pursuant to Executive Order 13795—Implementing an America-First Offshore Energy Strategy.